Life is not easy. Nothing in life is easy. And as humans, we often find ourselves feeling overwhelmed and tired. But when circumstances and things in life make you feel weak and frustrated, it is even more important that you find strength in the Lord.
Below are some bible verses about strength to strengthen you when times get hard. Whether you are looking for physical strength, emotional strength, mental strength, or even spiritual strength, these bible verses will strengthen you. You can even pray these bible verses and the Lord will strengthen you.
Bible verses about strength
Be strong and of good courage, do not fear nor be afraid of them; for the Lord your God, He is the One who goes with you. He will not leave you nor forsake you.”
But I will sing of Your power; Yes, I will sing aloud of Your mercy in the morning; For You have been my defense
And refuge in the day of my trouble.
The Lord is my strength and song, And He has become my salvation; He is my God, and I will praise Him;
My father’s God, and I will exalt Him.
Ah, Lord God! Behold, You have made the heavens and the earth by Your great power and outstretched arm. There is nothing too hard for You.
For the Lord your God is He who goes with you, to fight for you against your enemies, to save you.’
My soul melts from heaviness; Strengthen me according to Your word.
1 Corinthians 16:11
Therefore let no one despise him. But send him on his journey in peace, that he may come to me; for I am waiting for him with the brethren.
1 Corinthians 16:13
Watch, stand fast in the faith, be brave, be strong.
He gives power to the weak, And to those who have no might He increases strength.
Fear not, for I am with you; Be not dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you, Yes, I will help you, I will uphold you with My righteous right hand
2 Timothy 1:7
For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind.
2 Corinthians 1:7
And our hope for you is steadfast, because we know that as you are partakers of the sufferings, so also you will partake of the consolation.
2 Thessalonians 3:2
And that we may be delivered from unreasonable and wicked men; for not all have faith.
These things I have spoken to you, that in Me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation; but be of good cheer, I have overcome the world.”
Have I not commanded you? Be strong and of good courage; do not be afraid, nor be dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.”
The Lord is my light and my salvation; Whom shall I fear? The Lord is the strength of my life; Of whom shall I be afraid?
My flesh and my heart fail; But God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.
I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.
The Lord will give strength to His people;
The Lord will bless His people with peace.
I will love You, O Lord, my strength. The Lord is my rock and my fortress and my deliverer; My God, my strength, in whom I will trust; My shield and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold.
Finally, my brethren, be strong in the Lord and in the power of His might.
And you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, with all your mind, and with all your strength.’ This is the first commandment.
God is our refuge and strength,
A very present help in trouble.
Then he said to them, “Go your way, eat the fat, drink the sweet, and send portions to those for whom nothing is prepared; for this day is holy to our Lord. Do not sorrow, for the joy of the Lord is your strength.”
But those who wait on the Lord Shall renew their strength; They shall mount up with wings like eagles, They shall run and not be weary, They shall walk and not faint.
2 Corinthians 12:9-10
And He said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for My strength is made perfect in weakness.” Therefore most gladly I will rather boast in my infirmities, that the power of Christ may rest upon me. Therefore I take pleasure in infirmities, in reproaches, in needs, in persecutions, in distresses, for Christ’s sake. For when I am weak, then I am strong.
But You, O Lord, do not be far from Me;
O My Strength, hasten to help Me
The Lord is my strength and my shield; My heart trusted in Him, and I am helped; Therefore my heart greatly rejoices, And with my song I will praise Him. The Lord is their strength, And He is the saving refuge of His anointed.
The Lord is my strength and song,
And He has become my salvation.
He gives power to the weak, And to those who have no might He increases strength. Even the youths shall faint and be weary, And the young men shall utterly fall, But those who wait on the Lord Shall renew their strength;
They shall mount up with wings like eagles, They shall run and not be weary, They shall walk and not faint.
The Lord God is my strength; He will make my feet like deer’s feet, And He will make me walk on my high hills. To the Chief Musician. With my stringed instruments.
Behold, God is my salvation, I will trust and not be afraid; For jehovah, the Lord, is my strength and song; He also has become my salvation.’ ”
O Lord, be gracious to us; We have waited for You.
Be their arm every morning, Our salvation also in the time of trouble.
That He would grant you, according to the riches of His glory, to be strengthened with might through His Spirit in the inner man,
1 Peter 4:11
If anyone speaks, let him speak as the oracles of God. If anyone ministers, let him do it as with the ability which God supplies, that in all things God may be glorified through Jesus Christ, to whom belong the glory and the dominion forever and ever. Amen.
Strength and honor are her clothing;
She shall rejoice in time to come.
That Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith; that you, being rooted and grounded in love,
Now may the God of patience and comfort grant you to be like-minded toward one another, according to Christ Jesus,
Strength and honor are her clothing; She shall rejoice in time to come. She opens her mouth with wisdom, And on her tongue is the law of kindness.
Prayer for strength
I come to you today because you are my refuge and my safe haven
The difficulties I’m facing and the troubles of this world are making life unbearable for me
Lord, I am weary, weak, and tired
Please send down your Holy Spirit to come and fuel me and restore my strength
I can’t go on without you, Lord, I need you in my life
I need, your strength, I need your power, and your courage to move on in life
Help me to always look up to you and not worry about my problems
Help me to persevere and not give up on life
Give me the strength to keep fighting
And most importantly give me the patience to wait on you to change my story
Thank you, Father, for hearing my prayer,